For spring flowers, plant now. Want a lot of fragrant blooms in March and April? Early fall is the perfect time to plant sweet peas. They love a sunny spot but need vertical support for their fast-growing vines. For best results, plant in well-cultivated soil, rich with composted manure.
For maximum sweet pea success, try these tips from Enchanting Sweet Peas ( www.enchantingsweetpeas.com) of Sebastopol: